Handwoven Extras

This is the place to find extra instructions for projects and information on articles mentioned in Handwoven magazine.  This is where you’ll find larger drafts, sewing diagrams, and more! Check out Free Projects to find extra full projects mentioned in Handwoven magazine.

This zebra is a quick and fun pin loom project! Weave a whole dazzle of zebras.

A Dazzle of Zebras

This cute zebra is a pin loom project designed by Margaret Stump. It was featured in the September/October 2016 issue of Handwoven. The zebra is woven from worsted wool yarn. Its final measurements are 5” x 7” x 2”.  You’ll create several striped squares and rectangles on your pin loom with an easy technique, then…

Overshot coverlets like this one are a major part of American weaving history.

Coverlets: An American Art Form

“Most people today don’t count a coverlet among our belongings. We are content with quilts and bedspreads, but in colonial times, no American householder would have bedded down without a coverlet, and a coverlet was an important part of a woman’s dowry.” ~ Marilynn Cowgill Learn more about the American tradition of overshot coverlets, and…

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“Shalom” Tallit Bag and Kepah Sewing Instructions

Here are the sewing instructions for Linda Silvern’s “Shalom” Tallit Bag and Kepah from the September/October 2016 issue of Handwoven. Full instructions for weaving the 4-shaft tallit and the fabric for the bag and kepah can be found in that tissue. ***SORRY, THIS AWESOME CONTENT IS FOR SITE MEMBERS ONLY! But, it’s never too late…

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How to Weave With Cotton

This new free eBook from weaving today features two wonderful cotton projects as well as instructions on how to best finish your cotton textiles once you’re done weaving them.  ***SORRY, THIS AWESOME CONTENT IS FOR SITE MEMBERS ONLY! But, it’s never too late to join us! Come on in and we’ll show you how.***

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Endnotes – September/October 2015

In her Endnotes essay, Lisa Hill starts off with a weaverly personals ad and follows with a love letter to handwoven towels. ***SORRY, THIS AWESOME CONTENT IS FOR SITE MEMBERS ONLY! But, it’s never too late to join us! Come on in and we’ll show you how.***

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Shaggy Tote Sewing Instructions

This is the sewing instructions for Sarah H. Jackson’s Shaggy Travel Tote from the May/June 2015 issue of Handwoven. The weaving instructions for the tote can be found in that same issue.  ***SORRY, THIS AWESOME CONTENT IS FOR SITE MEMBERS ONLY! But, it’s never too late to join us! Come on in and we’ll show…

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Grasscloth Journal Cover Sewing Instructions

This is the sewing instructions for the grasscloth journal covers by Patricia Morton from the May/June 2015 issue of Handwoven. Weaving instructions for a multi-shaft loom for the covers can be found in that same issue while weaving instructions for the rigid-heddle loom can be found under Free Resources and Projects.  ***SORRY, THIS AWESOME CONTENT…